Construction; Maintenance & repair; Sewerage; Men; Construction workers
View of bulldozer and other equipment as the road at 38th Street and Market Street is torn up and the pipes and beams below exposed. There is a horse and wagon in the background. Men dig with shovels or stand nearby.
Construction; Maintenance & repair; Sewerage; Men; Construction workers; African Americans
Sewer construction at Bardstown Road and Taylorsville Road. Three men stand in a ditch with shovels and pickaxes. The construction site is blocked off with sawhorses. Piles of dirt and rocks are on the street.
Men; Construction workers; Construction; Maintenance & repair; Sewerage; Construction equipment
A group of men stand at the base of a wide, but not deep, trench in the process of being dug out. The men hold shovels and other tools. Near Beals Branch Road and Braeview Road south of Lexington Road.
300 block of West Breckinridge Street looking west towards 4th Street. Two men sit on the curb next to a shed on the side of the road. A portion of Breckinridge Street has been dug up with shovels and pick-axes.
A round is being framed out for putting in concrete. Sacks of material with the word Speed on them sit along the side of the road and mules pull carts down the road. Further up the road workers operate a machine and shovels. Utility lines frame the...
Iron miners; Mining; Wheelbarrows; Shovels; Iron mining
A group of miners digging for iron in the middle of a field (may be a cornfield after the harvest) in Bath County, Kentucky. Some miners have shovels and buckets. There are also two wheelbarrows and some planks across ditches.
Woodblock prints of, clockwise from top left: title page for "Primary Arithmetic for use in Academies and Common Schools by P. A. Towne. Louisville Ky. John P. Morton & Co."; chicken; rectangular image with blank space inside and...
Men use shovels at the base of a deep and wide trench. Gravel is on the side with water running down the center. The trench is supported by tall walls with wood beams above. Title supplied by cataloger.
Several parallel railroad tracks going up a mountain. There are cut boards (possibly railroad ties) along the track and a stack of barrels. Uphill from the tracks, a group of men, many holding shovels, stand on flatcars of a train.
Portland riverfront at Water Street between 33rd & 35th Streets, Louisville, Kentucky. A photograph of when Water Street was first built. Telephone poles have already been installed left of a road shaped dirt clearing (still containing weeds)...